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NCAA Issues Ebola Alert To Airlines, Calls For Vigilance

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued warning to airlines over the resurgence of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). This followed the World Health Organization (WHO’s) declaration of Ebola outbreak as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

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Good Relief! Scientists Find Cure For Ebola| Test Drugs In DR Congo

Scientists working on curing Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo have hit a major breakthrough as two out of four drugs being tested have been found to significantly reduce the death rate. According to the World Health Organisation and

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Researchers Highlight Major Breakthrough On Dreaded Ebola Virus Disease

In a breakthrough that could lead to a simple and inexpensive test for Ebola virus disease, researchers have generated two antibodies to the deadly virus. According to a report published in the ScienceDaily, the antibodies, which are inexpensive to produce,

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Ebola Resurfaces Again! 3 Confirmed Dead in Democratic Republic of Congo

There is an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the WHO (World Health Organization) announced on Friday. The Health Ministry of the DRC together with the WHO confirmed that one person who died recently of a hemorrhagic fever

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Shocking Reason Ebola Survivor Salome Karwah Died After Childbirth

Salome Karwah a nurse from Liberia was honoured by ‘Time’ Magazine in 2014 as ‘Person of the Year’  after surviving the Ebola outbreak that killed thousands of people in West Africa. Sadly, Karwah, passed away on Monday 27th of February 2017 after

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EBOLA: 10 People Quarantined In Calabar After Man With Symptoms Dies

The ebola scare has hit Nigeria again. According to reports, ten people have been quarantined by the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, following the death of a patient suspected to have symptoms of the deadly virus in the hospital on Wednesday.

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Ebola Resurfaces in Liberia

A new case of Ebola has emerged in Liberia six weeks after the country was declared Ebola-free. Deputy health minister, Tolbert Nyenswah said tests confirmed that a deceased 17-year-old tennager died of Ebola. Officials are now investigating how the teenager from Nedowein village,

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Ebola: Facebook Founder, Mark Zuckerberg and wife donate $25m to fight Ebola

Joining the fight against Ebola is the leader of Tech giant, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan who donated a whopping sum of $25 million dollars to the US Centers for Disease Control’s nonprofit arm. According to the Telegraph

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October 8th: New Resumption Date For Schools

According to NAN, Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State on Sunday directed public primary and secondary schools in the state to start academic activities on October 8. The schools were scheduled to open on September 22. Mr. Fashola made the

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Doctor in Portharcourt dies of Ebola. Wife, 70 others quarantined

According to Sahara reporters; A doctor, who secretly treated a diplomat who had contact with the index case, Liberian-American Patrick Sawyer, has died of Ebola in Nigeria. The doctor, who has yet to be named, died on Friday. His wife

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